The five BRICS countries have agreed to set up a bank that will fund development and infrastructure projects in developing countries.
The Nordic countries and the Asian Tigers dominate a 2013 World Economic Forum ranking of IT-ready economies.
More than 900 delegates have gathered at the World Health Summit Asia 2013 in Singapore to discuss the issues and challenges in public health facing Asia.
As of Sunday evening, China has confirmed 21 cases of human infection with H7N9 influenza virus, with six people dead.
China is planning to launch a high-resolution Earth observation satellite this month.
Four more cases of infection with the lesser-known H7N9 avian influenza virus were reported in east China’s Jiangsu Province on Tuesday.
Dr. Alex Matter, father of targeted cancer therapies, will receive the 8th Szent-Györgyi Prize for Progress in Cancer Research this Friday in Washington, DC.
Google Street View has released images of a Fukushima town that is facing a grim future two years after the March 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear meltdown.
Three cases of human infection of H7N9 have been found in China, the Chinese National Health and Family Planning Commission said Sunday.
Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday urged for more innovation in the country’s higher education sector.